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US coalition denied information about the attack on a military convoy in Syria

The representative of the US coalition Colonel miles Caggins said on Twitter that the convoy of the us military was not attacked in Deir ez-Zor.

Earlier, Syrian media, in particular the Syrian state Agency SANA reported, citing local sources that the path of a column of us military in the settlement of Sabha in the Syrian province of Deir ez-Zor explosive device.

The U.S. is working to expand sanctions against Syria

Washington is working on a new package of sanctions in the framework of the so-called "law of Caesar", but the dates of the introduction of new restrictions yet, said the US special envoy on Syria, James Jeffrey.

"We are actively working on a new package of additional sanctions, but until I can announce the date of their introduction. We believe that it is important to maintain pressure on the regime," said Jeffrey during an online briefing, answering the question, when should we expect the extension of the anti-Syrian sanctions in the framework of the law of Caesar.

Representative Jeffrey spoke about the goals of the US in Syria

The US did not insist on the immediate resignation of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and Russia's withdrawal from the Arab Republic, said the US special envoy on Syria, James Jeffrey.

"The other thing that characterises our approach is that we do not require total victory. We are not saying that Assad must go, we say that Assad and his government must change their behavior. Also we are not saying that the Russians need to leave," said Jeffrey in an online conference at the Middle East Institute.